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Sep 6, 2012 7:00pm PDT
is set tonight at the democratic national convention. where president obama set to take the stage within the hour for his acceptance speech. happening now we'll give you a live look at the convention hall in charlotte north carolina. vice president joe biden is expected to conclude his speech in just minutes. president obama is expect to speak in about fifteen minutes. two hours ago former arizona congress woman gabrielle recited an emotional pledge of allegiance. craig has a look at the day's other highlights. >> reporter: a celebratory tone. the delegates were mindful of the job they're here today. >> it's my great honor to place into nomination for the office of vice president of the united states, my father, my hero, joe biden. >> other key speakers tonight. caroline kennedy, the daughter of former president john. if kennedy. >> over the past four years we've had a president that's committed himself and administration the values that made america break. >> 2004 presidential nominee john carry. >> mitt romney doesn't know about foreign policy. but he has all these neocon advisors who
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Sep 5, 2012 7:00pm PDT
for president obama's acceptance speak tomorrow. >> gasia, good evening to you. a huge change in venue for president obama. he was to accept the nomination bank of america stadium. he will now accept his nomination and make acceptance speech here in the time warner arena. major major change in size but now all eyes are on the stage. they're waiting for president bill clinton to place president obama's name into nomination but before he begins his speech tonight there's been a long list of high-profile democrats firing up this crowd. >> we are people of hope, mr. president. come on. come on. . >> democratic leaders also strongly criticized republican presidential nominee mitt romney. >> we know mitt romney never met a tax day that he didn't like, but his new favorite tax payment is not the cayman islands. it's paul ryan's budget. >> president obama arrived in charlotte earlier today. his acceptance speech was originally planned to be held outdoors at bank of america stadium thushz night, but today the dnc moved the addressed in to the part-time warner cable arena because of possible thu
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Sep 18, 2012 7:00pm PDT
nationwide indicated an exclusive new says president obama made a considerable leap over mitt romney here in california. the voters now say they will vote for president obama. 34 percent of supporting republican opponents and now romney is at the center of a new controversy over comments made back in mae. what romney said and how the white house is responding. >> the young at a florida fundraiser were posted on the web site of liberal magazine mother jones. you can't hear all the questions asked of the candidates, but you can hear answer like this one about obama's supporters. >> there are 47% to have people who will vote for the president no matter what. there are 47% who are with him who believe that they are victims who mrooef the fwovt has responsibility to care for them. >> the obama campaign seized on the story. >> when you're president of the united states, you are president of all the people, not just the people who voted for you. you've heard the president say so many times because he deeply believes it that we're in this together, all of us. >> late monday night romney told repo
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Sep 21, 2012 7:00pm PDT
tails on his 2011 tax returns. his affected tax rate was 14%. the obama campaign opened some new offices today in san francisco and oakland. our reporter live. >> mitt romney passed by here just a little more than a half hour ago. you can see police in the secret service outside the area where he was attending the $50,000 a plate fundraiser. he was greated by protester who want president obama in office. >> reporter: as protesters staked third ground in the neighborhood of president republican their fellow democrats had a little work party. >> i'm so pumped. i'm like a political junkie. and this is my drug of choice. >> reporter: organize for america campaign office opened in san francisco today. >> this space is decked in red and white with an emphasis on blue. >> and staffed with democratic volunteer. >> outreach is big part of what we do >> reporter: dread toy rush -- ready to stick by president obama. ed lee helped kick off the campaign volunteer office grand opening. >> i'm calling you because i know you've been a supporter. >> reporter: the phone bank started before the place real
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Sep 7, 2012 7:00pm PDT
that president barack obama is good at giving speeches but quote really bad at creating jobs. the job unemployment rate is the highest in the nation. he will head to danville for a fund-raising breakfast at the home of brent jones. >>> a small newspaper got the inside scoop about clint eastwood's speech one week ago. the 82-year-old actor/director says his words were unscripted. he said that the romney cast asked to see the speech. he said quote you can not do that with me because i don't know what to say. the idea of talking to a chair representing barack obama came to him backstage when someone asked eastwood if he wanted to sit down. >>> president barack obama and mitt romney all of the talk, about jobs. the changes east contender pushed to change the outlook. >>> residents in a shopping district are taking their battle online in an effort to stop a new megasuper market. but the new project is well passed the planning stage. >> residents what do they think about the safe way? many will admit this half century old grocery store looks dated. >> there is no doubt this facility could u
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Sep 25, 2012 7:00pm PDT
's game ending by replacement? even president obama is joining. . >> complete bay area news coverage starts right now. this is bay area news at 7:00. . >>> it is tuesday, september 25th. hello, everyone. i'm heather hol mings in tonight for gasia. this is bay area news at 7:00. comcast announced today it is closing its three california call centers and moving those jobs out of state. it is our top story tonight at 7:00. dayna is live now in livermore with a number of lay offs happening here in the bay area. >> heather here tat california headquarters there is a tech support center and administration building. they obtained the lay offs show more than 800 bay area jobs will be gone. >> comcast workers learned about it this morning. the company announced it will close its three california call centers by the end of the year eliminating more than 300 jobs for morgan hill, more than 400 in livermore. cam cast calls the total impact more than 1,000 california employees from front line customer service agents and tech support up to managers. for many workers, closures came as a shock. >> i
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Sep 26, 2012 7:00pm PDT
. president obama is bolling green focussing on middle class voters. >> when my opponent said we should just let detroit go bankrupt. don't move. folks, that -- that -- that would have meant walking away from an industry that supports one in eight ohio jobs. >> the difference between me and president obama is i know what to do, and i will do what it takes to get this economy going. >> ohio voters say the economy matters to them. romney argues his business experience makes him the best choice, but latest polls suggest voters think mr. obama would do a better job. a cnn average of four recent ohio polls found 51% of voters support president obama. 44% favor mitt romney. one of romney's events wednesday was a manufacturing round table with business leaders and tv host micro. he's a man known for taking on tough jobs. in ohio he's overshadowed by the two other men that's even tougher. in washington i'm emily smith. >>> and for some more numbers, campaigned two on university poll says president obama was wide lead over mitt romney in the swing states of ohio, florida, and pennsylvania. in this ca
KICU
Sep 4, 2012 7:00pm PDT
swing at this hour and tonight's headline speaker is michelle obama. other heavy hitters. craig. >> gasia, good evening to you. on stage right now maryland governor firing up this crowd. he's going to be introducing in just a few moments the keynote speaker for tonight, the san antonio mayor. it's going to be an electrifying moment for them. everyone here ready and waiting for the headlining event of this night, first lady michelle obama as the democratic national convention kicks into overdrive really on its very first night. >> the 45th national convention of the democratic party will now come to order. . >> first lady michelle obama is taking the prime time spotlight on the opening night, but ahead of her speech, several prominent democrats are firing up the crowd. >> being asked to pay your fair share isn't class war fair. it's patriotism. >> mitt romney says we should take his word that he's paid his fair share. his word? his word? trust comes from transparency, and mitt romney comes up short on both. >> democrats adopted a party's platform that calls for higher taxes on th
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Sep 17, 2012 7:00pm PDT
offends so many muslims. in afghanistan burned the u.s. flag and images of president obama. in pakistan the prime minister ordered the suspension of you tube. and in lebanon, thousands protested with the leader. some bay area muslim leaders say the moderate majority should speak peace, reflection and deeper level of understanding. >> so i think it's important for us to see that the extremists do not represent the totality of those committed and those who have put this video out, this film that is despicable, do not represent the best ideas of the american society. >> those at tonight's vigil hope to continue ambassador steven's mission. >> i just want to make sure they know that there's other people out there that respected his work. >> to be dedicated to public service for an entire career, that's the highest calling that a lawyer can have. >> tonight at this vigil, people will be hearing from stevens former professors and classmates as well as some of the students and many of them just hoping to continue his mission of peace through words not violence. . >>> a bomb shell today in san
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Sep 3, 2012 7:00pm PDT
. earlier this evening my which he will obama came out on to the stage and got a feel for where things were get ago good feel for the arena here, getting a good view of the stage, good view of where all the delegations are seated. just down from where i'm speaking to you right now, as you mentioned president obama making his way to charlotte visiting a number of key battleground states including tonight louisiana. >> we are getting on the case very quickly figuring out what exactly happened here, what can we do to make sure that it doesn't happen again. >> earlier the president spent labor day meeting with union workers in the key swing state of ohio. >> i served with american workers. i served with american manufacturing. i believed in you. i bet on you. i'll make that bet any day of the week. >> first lady michelle obama is already in charlotte this afternoon checking out the stage at the time warner cable arena ahead of her big speech tomorrow night. on the eve of the convention, democratic delegates all across the country are optimistic. >> we're here just to rally him and support him a
KICU
Sep 12, 2012 7:00pm PDT
of stevens' parents. they will be flying to washington, d.c. tomorrow. >>> president obama is vowing that justice will be done in the aftermath of the deadly attack in benghazi. as emily reports, the events of the day triggered not only condemnation, but a political row. >> reporter: there was a range of statements, from symbolic to severe. >> the united states condemns in the strongest terms this outrageous and shocking attack. >> reporter: the sentiment crossed party lines. >> i join my colleagues in strongly condemning the murder of these innocent americans. >> reporter: ambassador stevens was killed in a rocket attack at the u.s. consulate on tuesday, the same day that the u.s. embassy in egypt was attacked. libya said the crowd was angered by an online movie considered offensive to islam. >> we apologize to the u.s. and to the american people and to the government and also to the rest of the world for what happened yesterday. >> reporter: president obama says the attack will not break the bonds between the u.s. and libya, though he underscored the seriousness of the situation. >
KICU
Aug 31, 2012 7:00pm PDT
several hours. president obama is set to visit on monday >>> clint east -- wood's appearance starked a new phrase, eastwooding. today people took to twitter to take pictures of empty chairs. . >>> president obama marks the two year anniversary of the end of the iraq war by visiting troops in texas. >> thank toss the courage of our forces bin la din will never threaten the united states of america. >> the president thanked the soldiers for serving their country. he hits the campaign trail this weekend in iowa then head toss the democratic national convention. ken pritchett will bring us live reports from the convention >>> the price of oil jumped today after a federal reserve chairman suggested that the fed could take action to help stimulate the economy. with interest rates already at record lows and possibly going lower investors are looking for profits in the oil market. the do you added ninety points. traders also liked news from europe of ways to stabilize the price there. >>> shares of facebook hit a new low today. shares of the net work site closed at 18.50. today two broke
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Sep 14, 2012 7:00pm PDT
, the barack obama administration advised congress dispatched marine units: and the somber homecoming of those killed. >> reporter: as conflict continues, the bodies of those killed in libya, including the ambassador arrived back home. >> four americans, four patriots, they loved this country and they chose to serve it and served it will. >> reporter: u.s. embassies and diplomatic posts throughout the region stayed at heightened alert for muslim's holy day amid continued protests and in the wakes of the killing of ambassadors christopher stevens and three others on an a tack at the consulate on tuesday. a battle continued for a 4th day in cairo. and indonesia, clouds of black smoke were seen as they storm the gate at the embassy. >> reporter: friday's demonstrations were not confined to the middle east. this was the scene outside of the american embassy. the protest seen in part of a movie trailer produced in the u.s. angered muslims for the unflattering portrayal of the mohammed. word of the video spread across the region rapidly. the scope of which stunned the u.s. diplomatic community. t
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Sep 24, 2012 7:00pm PDT
undecided. >>> mitt romney campaigned in colorado today where he krit sides president obama over an interview on last night's 60 minutes program. in the interview the president suggest it had violence anti marriage program overseas represented bumps in the road. >> these are not bumps in the road. these are human lives. these are developments. this is time for a president who will shake events in the middle east not just be merciful or be in mercy of the events in the middle east. >> the obama campaign issued a statement shortly after romney's comments saying romney purposely misinterpreted the president's words and politicized an international crisis to help the campaign. >> the president is also being criticized. tomorrow's meeting of the united nation's general assembly but interview on the view today meeting with other heads of state. white house the president's schedule saying he also speaks to world leaders by phone and still have formal opportunities to connect in new york. >>> more than 200 workers rallied on the steps of the capitol building today urging governor brown t
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Sep 27, 2012 7:00pm PDT
to our election 2012 coverage, for the second time in many days president obama and republican mitt romney were campaigning in the same state. yesterday it was ohio. today both spent time in virginia where the economy remains a dominant issue. >> our economy needs to be reinvigorated, and the president has laid out his plan. it's a continuation of the old plan. we can't afford four more years of the last four years. all right. >> romney also making while reaching out to veterans and service members. >> my opponent thinks it's fair for somebody who makes $20 million a year like him pays a lower rate than a cop or a teacher who makes 50,000. >> president obama was in virginia beach. he also talked to veterans and service members who spent 40 days now left for the election both candidates are spending the bulk of their time campaigning in swing states. >>> the california transportation commission today allocated $40 million caltrain to modernize track and eventually integrate into california's high speed rail project. the money will go toward a new high-tech signal system that prevents
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